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Overheard in Frankfurt

An attendee at this year’s Frankfurt Book Fair swears he overheard the following conversation between two other publishing industry pros:

clipart-twoguys-talking.jpg“Where were you? You missed our appointment.”

“I know. I’m sick of remaindering your books.”

“You might have called to cancel.”

“I was busy talking with a real publisher whose books actually sell.”

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